Mónica Garcia

Monica_Garcia.jpgLAUSD School Board Member Mónica García was first elected in 2006. She has served as Board President for 6 years from 2007-13 and continues to galvanize the LAUSD school community on a path to 100% graduation with bold initiatives that have contributed to annual increases in high school graduation rates.

She is an effective policy maker with a focus on high-impact progressive policies such as school community strategies that increase student engagement and achievement by fully funding student needs through an equity lens.

Mónica was raised in East Los Angeles and is a proud graduate from UC Berkeley and USC.